Radio (R)

Radio (R)

Radio (R)


New Updates



Radio Division, TEC has taken up the formulation of a series of Technical Reports on -

a) Broadband and Immersive Communication (currently OPEN for nominations) *

b) Vertical and Horizontal Integration to enable Industry 4.0 (currently OPEN for nominations) *

c) An engineering roadmap for new 6G spectrum

d) Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Communication

e) Ubiquitous Communication/Connectivity - Addressing the last mile

f) RLAN as a means for 5G monetization

* Nominations for Drafting Committees comprising members from government, industry consortium, academia, manufacturers, operators etc. are invited for development of these reports, which are open till the first half of May 2024The same may be sent to with a copy to and "


Work Responsibilities of Radio Division

The Radio Division is responsible for framing of Generic Requirements (GR) for Terrestrial Radio Communication & Ground Equipment for Satellite Communication Systems, Validation/testing of sub-systems thereof, Interface Requirements (IR) for telecom network, field support to BSNL / MTNL and technical support to DoT.


  • Preparation and review of Generic Requirements / Interface Requirements, Test Schedule / Test Procedures for Terrestrial Radio Communication & Satellite communication equipment.
  • Testing / Evaluation and Field Trials of Radio and Satellite communication equipment to be introduced in Indian Telecom Network.
  • Electromagnetic Interference & Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMI/EMC)Standard.
  • Radio wave propagation Studies.
  • Chairman of the National Working Group corresponding to ITU-T SG-5: Electromagnetic & Climate Change.
  • Participation in National Working Group corresponding to ITU-R SG-5: Terrestrial Services.
  • Technical support to DoT for new satellite based services.
  • Participation in TAG (Technical Advisory Group) of ICC (INSAT Coordination Committee).
  • Participation in APEX Committee meetings for examining proposals for telecom services and broadcasting services on satellite media from regulatory as well technical angle.
  • Participation in WRC Committee’s and APT Forums on frequency co-ordination.
  • Participation in Inter-System Satellite Coordination meetings.
  • Study of Disaster Communication.
  • ISO 9001:2008 for TEC.